marine geophysicist - Porters Lake (NS) - Job posting

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Marine Geophysicist Verified This job posting has been provided directly by the employer through Job Bank’s employer job posting system.

Posted on November 21, 2019 by Employer details CSR GeoSurveys Ltd.

Job details

  • Location Porters Lake, NS
  • Salary$$45,000 to $65,000YEAR year for 40 to 48 hours per week
  • Terms of employment Permanent
    Full time
  • Day
    09:00 to 17:00
  • Start date As soon as possible
  • Benefits: Medical Benefits, Mileage Paid, Dental Benefits, Group Insurance Benefits
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Job no. 1359860
  • Source Job Bank

Job requirements




Bachelor's degree


2 years to less than 3 years

Field Work Location Experience
Overseas; On land; Offshore or at sea; Arctic
Geology Specialization
Well log interpretation; Surface geological mapping; Subsurface geological mapping; Sedimentology; Offshore surveying; Mineral deposits or mining; Marine geology; Hydrogeology; Geomorphology or surficial geology; Geotechnics or engineering; Field stratigraphy; Environmental geology
Geophysics Specialization
Resistivity; Reflection seismic; Refraction seismic; Radar; Petroleum geophysics; Oceanography; Magnetic; Gravity; Engineering; Electromagnetic; Earth physics; Down-hole techniques; 3D seismic
Area of Work Experience
Resource exploitation and development; Resource exploration; Instrumentation
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
Computer Experience
MS Excel; MS PowerPoint; MS Word; Modelling and simulation; Data manipulation and analysis; Mapping and data visualization software; MS Outlook
Work Setting
Consulting geology, geophysics or engineering firm
Physiographic Environment Experience
Marine and offshore; Lakes and inland waters; Coastline
Resource Usage and Environmental Studies
Slope stability studies; Site remediation; Resource appraisal and assessment; Groundwater movement analysis; Environmental assessment
Work Site Environment
Underground; Dangerous; Outdoors; In/on water; At heights
Transportation/Travel Information
Own vehicle; Willing to travel; Valid driver's licence; Travel expenses paid by employer; Willing to travel internationally
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Attention to detail; Sitting; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Tight deadlines
Work Location Information
Rural area; Urban area; Remote location; Various locations
Type of Resources
Ground water; Convential crude, petroleum and natural gas
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Judgement; Reliability; Organized
Geoscientists Specific Skills
Conduct theoretical and applied research to extend knowledge of surface and subsurface features of the earth; Plan, direct and participate in geological, geochemical and geophysical field studies, drilling and geological testing programs; Plan and conduct seismic, electromagnetic, magnetic, gravimetric, radiometric, radar and other remote sensing programs; Plan, direct and participate in analyses of geological, geochemical and geophysical survey data, well logs and other test results, maps, notes and cross sections; Develop models and applied software for the analysis and interpretation of data; Identify and advise on anticipated natural risks
Oceanographers Specific Skills
Plan, direct and participate in sampling and analysis of seawater, plankton, fish, sediments and rocks; Study physical properties of oceans to develop models, charts and computer simulations of ocean conditions; Explore ocean floor and submarine geological structures, conduct seismic surveys and study formation of ocean basins and other structures

Job location:

341 Myra Rd.

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